Image of Uptown Dreams


Image of Uptown Dreams

A modern-day Fame. London gives us savvy storylines of motivated kids striving to attain their goals of stardom. But as always, there are the obstacles to young love, family drama and the ever-present frenemies to contend with.

An ensemble tale of the talented youth attending the prestigious Harlem Academy of Creative and Performing Arts. To follow their dreams these young singers, dancers, actors and musicians push the envelope to achieve their goals. (DAFINA, Jan., 272 pp., $9.95, PB, ISBN: 9780758261281, 13 & Up)

Reviewed by: 
Leslie Frohberg